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SHARPE'S PREY: RICHARD SHARPE AND THE EXPEDITION TO COPENHAGEN, 1807, Cornwell, Bernard
1 SHARPE'S PREY: RICHARD SHARPE AND THE EXPEDITION TO COPENHAGEN, 1807
Cornwell, Bernard
HarperCollins Publishers, 2001, 0002258757 / 9780002258753

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Fine. Book. Scutt, David
Hardcover UK, first printing and true first edition. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Page block lightly tonned (common with books published with acid-based pages), with some edgewear and crinkling along the top edge of jacket, else fine copy in fine jacket. A clean, square copy without price-clipping.

003988

Price: 25.00 USD
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COLD MOUNTAIN, Frazier, Charles
2 COLD MOUNTAIN
Frazier, Charles
North Atlantic Press, 1997, 0871136791 / 9780871136794

First Edition, Hardcover, Near Fine, Near Fine. Book. 
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Stated First Edition with "1" present in complete number line. First printing points include the misprint present on page 25, line 16 where "man-woman" appears instead of "mad-woman" in the text. John Berendt sticker on front jacket panel. Difficult to find first printings after being reprinted up to forty times. Single, heavy bump at bottom edge of spine panel. Single scuff mark, 1cm in length, on side edge of text block near the top corner with another scuff mark, longer but thinner, at the bottom corner. Text block shows normal age-related darkening. Aside from these defects a clean, square copy without tears or previous owner's inscriptions. The author's first book. 18,000 copies in the first print run. Award History: 1997 National Book Award Winner.

004303

Price: 150.00 USD
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FATHERLAND, Harris, Robert
3 FATHERLAND
Harris, Robert
Random House, 1992, 0679412735 / 9780679412731

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Fine. Book. 
Hardcover first edition, first printing and first US edition. Light handling related edgewear, else fine (unread) copy in fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Critically acclaimed alternate history novel and Harris' debut novel. This novel is notoriously difficult for categorization as it falls within the Science Fiction, Fiction and the Mystery literary genres. (Remember SS-GB by Len Deighton - alternate history and murder mystery set in Nazi-occupied Great Britain.) A clean, straight copy without price-clipping. Award History: Clute, Debuts 1990-1994, pg. 206, in Science Fiction: The Illustrated Encyclopedia; 1992 Notable Book of the Year, NY Times Book Review.

003753

Price: 44.95 USD
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PILLAR OF THE SKY, Holland, Cecelia
4 PILLAR OF THE SKY
Holland, Cecelia
Knopf, 1985, 0394535383 / 9780394535388

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Fine. Book. Bralds, Braldt
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Fine copy in fine jacket. Not a remainder, book club or ex-library copy. Fine condition for a book this age. Historical fiction set in Neolithic Britain during the time of Stonehenge's construction. Fine full color, wrap-around jacket illustration by Braldt Bralds.

003483

Price: 15.00 USD
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LAST OF THE AMAZONS, Pressfield, Steven
5 LAST OF THE AMAZONS
Pressfield, Steven
Doubleday, 2002, 038550098X / 9780385500982

First Edition, Hardcover, Fine, Fine. Book. Rawlings, Steve
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Lightly bumped at head of spine panel, else fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Military fiction with fantasy elements set in Ancient Greece during the time of the legendary voyage of Theseus. By the same author of the critically well-received Gates of Fire (1998) and Tides of War (2000). A clean, square copy without price-clipping.

003868

Price: 15.00 USD
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QUEEN OF THE AMAZONS, Tarr, Judith
6 QUEEN OF THE AMAZONS
Tarr, Judith
Tor, 2004, 0765303957 / 9780765303950

First Edition, Hardcover, Very Fine, Very Fine. Book. Berry, Rick
Hardcover first edition, first printing. Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Well-written historical fantasy concerning events surrounding the Queen of the Amazons and her daughter during the time of Alexander the Great. A clean, straight copy without price-clipping.

003354

Price: 15.00 USD
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